Registered Nurse - Med Surg.
Loyal Source Travel Healthcare has partnered with a large hospital system in Louisiana to support their immediate need for Med Surg Registered Nurses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is a guaranteed 4 week assignment with possible extension. SALARY & TRAVEL INFORMATION: * 14 day quarantine pay (80 hours) * Hotel will be provided 7 days a week * Travel reimbursement to and from assignment * PPE will be provided SCHEDULE: * Day and Night shifts available * 12 hour shifts * 48 or 60 hours per week Specific responsibilities of the Registered Nurse (RN) include: * Receiving admissions and/or transfers to the unit * Initial and on-going systematic patient assessment * Timely and accurate documentation * Interpreting assessment/diagnostic data including labs * Ensuring medical orders are transcribed and processed accurately * Competence in Rapid Response and code events * Promoting continuous quality improvement * Teaching and counseling patients/families Qualifications: * Valid Compact RN license required * Med Surg experience * Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through AHA * Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) through AHA * Skills in handling emergency and life-threatening situations * Positive, caring and customer-service oriented attitude Loyal Source is an Orlando-based workforce solutions provider dedicated to delivering elite services worldwide. With a focus in government healthcare, technical and support services, engineering, and travel healthcare, Loyal Source provides exceptional custom solutions to both private enterprise and government agencies. For more information about Loyal Source, visit https://loyalsource.com/ and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook &Twitter for open positions. Loyal Source does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic in...